M55035: Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 for the Site Owner/Power User

2 Day Course
Hands On
Official Microsoft Curriculum
Code M55035

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The Role of the Site Owner (9 topics)

  • What is SharePoint?
  • Team Collaboration
  • Document Management
  • Social Features
  • SharePoint Administrative Roles
  • Site Owner
  • Site Collection Administrator
  • Server Administrator
  • SharePoint Administration Options by Role

Users, Groups and Permissions (16 topics)

  • SharePoint Security Best Practices
  • Users and Groups
  • Adding Users and Groups
  • Adding Site Collection Administrators
  • Permissions and Permission Levels
  • Creating Custom Permission Levels
  • Configuring List and Library Permissions
  • Working with Audiences and Content Filtering
  • Managing User Alerts
  • Lab: Users, Groups and Permissions
  • Add new users to a site
  • Create a permission level for Add, Edit, but not Delete
  • Create a new group for the site
  • Create a new group for granular permissions
  • Create a subsite with unique permissions
  • Set unique permissions on a library and a folder

Site and Site Collection Features (5 topics)

  • What is a Feature?
  • Activating and Deactivating Features
  • Commonly Used Features
  • Lab: Site and Site Collection Features
  • Add a Site Notebook to a Team Site.

Managing Sites and Pages (13 topics)

  • Creating Subsites
  • Site Templates
  • Site Lifecycle and Site Deletion
  • Configuring the Look and Feel of a Site
  • Configuring Navigation Options
  • Language Settings
  • Adding and Managing Pages
  • Working with Web Part Pages
  • Frequently Used Web Parts
  • Lab: Managing Sites and Pages
  • Managing Sites and Pages
  • Create a page about an event.
  • Create a web part page and work with web parts.

Working with Lists and Libraries (21 topics)

  • SharePoint Lists and List Features
  • Document Libraries
  • Libraries vs. Lists with Attachments
  • Adding Columns to Lists and Libraries
  • Column and Item Validation
  • Enterprise Metadata and Keywords Settings
  • Creating List and Library Views
  • Working with Office Web Apps
  • Organizing Content Using Folders and Metadata
  • Picture, Asset and Other Libraries
  • Working with the Recycle Bin
  • Configuring RSS Feeds
  • Configuring Incoming Email
  • About Tags and Notes and Ratings
  • Lab: Working with Lists and Libraries
  • Customizing lists and libraries
  • Open, edit and manage documents in Microsoft Office applications and Office Web Apps.
  • Delete documents and recover them from the Recycle Bins.
  • Configure and work with document versioning.
  • Create metadata grouped views.
  • Create a custom Calendar view on a library.

Document Management (13 topics)

  • Information Management Policy Settings
  • Auditing List and Document Activity
  • Working with Site Columns and Content Types
  • Built-in Content Types
  • Managing Business Content Using Content Types
  • Using Document Sets
  • Using the Content Organizer
  • An Overview of Records Management
  • Lab: Document Management
  • Create a Content Type for Purchase Orders
  • Add Content Types to a library
  • Configure Document Sets
  • Editing and managing documents in a library

SharePoint Workflows (7 topics)

  • SharePoint Workflows
  • Out of the Box Workflow Demo
  • Lab: SharePoint Workflows
  • Configuring an Approval Workflow
  • Module 8: Monitoring SharePoint Activity
  • Usage Reports
  • Search Reports

SharePoint Apps (Optional) (7 topics)

  • What is an App?
  • Working with Built-in Apps
  • The SharePoint App Store
  • The Corporate App Store
  • Request an App
  • Lab: SharePoint Apps (Optional)
  • Browse the SharePoint App Store and download a free app. (Optional)

The SharePoint Community Site (6 topics)

  • Building online communities using SharePoint
  • Discussion and Moderation
  • Rating discussions and earning points
  • Lab: The SharePoint Community Site (Optional)
  • Interact with other SharePoint users in discussion forums.
  • Rate posts and earn reputation points.


Strong SharePoint 2010 or 2013 end user skills or have attended “Introduction to SharePoint 2013 for Collaboration and Document Management” or similar.